Paul Thompson discusses the issue of security versus aesthetics and explains how BIM software can aid collaborative working and create the essential ‘golden thread’ of information
Maintaining a strong design identity without compromising on product performance is crucial during the specifying process of any office. When it comes to doors and ironmongery, there are several conflicting factors to balance such as how best to harmonise the balance of security features and aesthetic appeal.Doorsets have several functions within a building, such as providing security, offering fire resistance, improving acoustics and enhancing aesthetics. When . . .